Orchestra Director: Thomas Traini (thomas.traini@swcsd.us)

The orchestra is open to violin, viola,cello, and bass players who have successfully completed their 6th grade year of strings.

The orchestra meets daily during one period of the school day.

Outside of the school day, students will be required to attend five weekday evening or Saturday performances as well as arrive at school an hour early on about four occasions throughout the year for auditions or sectional practice.

Storage lockers are available for students' instruments.

Students are expected to bring home their instrument once a week for practice.

Students must sign up for orchestra with their current music teacher.

Mark Your Calendar!

Orchestra Performances 2022-2023

Fall Orchestra Concert

Tuesday, October 18th, 7pm

at Grove City High School

Holiday Concert

(Band & Choir also)

Monday, December 12th

at the Grove City Church of the Nazarene

OMEA Solo & Ensemble Contest

(Band & Choir also)

Saturday, March 25th OR Saturday, April 1st

at a central Ohio school TBD

OMEA Large Group Contest

(Band & Choir also)

Wednesday, Thursday, OR Friday, May 17th, 18th, OR 19th

at Capital University

Spring Orchestra Concert

Wednesday, May 17th, 7pm

at Grove City High School